Cagney chews the scenery in this less than factual account of OSS operations. NOTE: Here is a YouTube link for a real OSS training film: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elxOHvowy-c Topics: movie trailers, suspense dramas, War dramas, WW2, OSS, James Cagney, Annabella, Richard Conte
Synopsis The R of the title stands for the young protagonist, Rune, fearlessly played by Pilou AsbÃ¦k. Imprisoned for violent assault, heâs a cocky, good-looking young man placed in the hardcore ward, where his survival depends on quickly learning the prisonâs parallel world of rules, honor, and obligations. ********** R also stands for Rachid, a young Muslim prisoner who becomes Runeâs friend and accomplice, defying the rigid racial stratifications among the inmates. -- Los Angeles Film... Topic: R (2010)
Gene Autry discovers a futuristic civilization under his Radio Ranch in this Western-Sci-Fi-Musical hybrid. This feature film is an abbreviated version of the serial entitled "The Phantom Empire" from 1935. Topics: nuray, nuray pictures, radio ranch, gene autry, cowboy, western, 1940, phantom empire, sci-fi,...
Trailer for the RKO movie "Rafter Romance" starring: Ginger Rogers, Norman Foster, George Sidney, Robert Benchley, and Laura Hope Crews. Topics: rafter romance, comedy, movie trailer, 1933, pre-code hollywood, ginger rogers, norman foster,...
Synopsis Mr. Hekmati is a new teacher in a school in the south of Tehran. His pupils are unruly and he is forced to expel one of them. Next day, the boy's sister, `Atefeh, comes to the school and, thinking that Mr. Hekmati is the headmaster, protest, the expulsion. Another boy spreads rumors that Mr. Hekmati and `Atefeh are having a love affair. While trying to set the record straight, he suddenly finds he really is in love with her. Mean while, Aqa Rahim, the local butcher, has lent 'Atefeh1s... Topics: Ragbar - Downpour (1971), Bahram Beizai
Off the wall madness and an absolutely hilarious screwball comedy that gets funnier every time you watch it. Topics: movie trailers, comedies, screwball comedies, Nicolas Cage, Holly Hunter, John Goodman
A bunch of innocent people is kidnapped on an island by a crazed hunter who wishes to extend his skills on human game for a change (notably known as "the most dangerous" one). Yes, you've guess where Dr Balleau took the idea from, none other than Irving Pichel and Ernest B. Schoedsack's 1932 classic. The shadow of Count Zaroff is all over this 1961 kind of remake. Not as valuable, by far, but worth a quick look, like this original movie trailer, for instance. For more info go to... Topics: bloodlust, movie, trailr, horror, suspens, ralph, brooke
Synopsis Mohammad, a boy at Tehran's institute for the blind, waits for his dad to pick him up for summer vacation. While waiting, he realizes a baby bird has fallen from its nest: he chases away a cat, finds the bird, climbs a tree, and puts it back. His father finally comes and takes him to their village where his sisters and granny await. The lad is a loving student of nature and longs for village life with his family, but his father is ashamed of him, wanting to farm the boy out to clear... Topics: Range khoda (1999), Majid Majidi
Unusual, rarely seen movie trailer for "Mark of the Vampire" (1935) with Lugosi looking into the camera and camping it up as Count Mora. This was a rogue non-Dracula vampire movie for MGM that ends in farce. (Universal had already begun to neglect Lugosi in favor of Karloff.) Columbia did the same thing with Lugosi in "Return of the Vampire" in 1943. That same year Universal made "Son of Dracula" with the miscast Lon Chaney. The second trailer is for "White... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: vintage, horror, vampires
Classic Hitchcock thriller with an added touch of fantasy in Jimmy Stewart's refusal to marry Grace Kelly. Well, would you refuse to marry Grace Kelly? Topics: movie trailers, suspense dramas, James Stewart, Geace Kelly, Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock's adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier's best-selling gothic romance/mystery. Superb cast and solid production. Six oscar wins including best picture and best director 1941. TRIVIA: Ronald Colman was originally planned for the male lead, but Laurence Oliver was eventually cast because he came cheap. Hitchcock's first American film, and the only one to win a best picture oscar. Topics: movie trailers, gothic romances, mysteries, suspense dramas, Joan Fontaine, Laurence Olivier,...
Clark Gable, Jean Harlow and Mary Astor are caught up in this steamy love triangle set on a rubber plantation. Released in 1932. Remade 21 years later as "Mogambo," with Clark Gable, Ava Gardner and Grace Kelly Topics: movie trailers, romantic dramas, pre code, Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Mary Astor, Gene Raymond
Crime thriller with a flawed plot and Ben Affleck badly miscast as an ex-con. Look for the DVD in your supermarket's bargain bin. Topics: movie trailers, thrillers, crime thrillers, Ben Affleck, Gary Sinise, Charlize Theron
A lavish and expansive musical biography of George Gershwin with a strong cast that includes a number of notable musical figures of the the day as themselves. A rich montage of Gershwin's popular and classical music outstandingly performed and presented. If you love Gershwin, don't miss this one. CAST NOTES: Robert Alda's film debut. Al Jolson's last credited film role. He made a brief uncredited appearance in "The Jolson Story" (1946). TRIVIA: The Catfish Row set in the "Porgy... Topics: movie trailers, biopics, musicals, George Gershwin, Robert Alda, Joan Leslie, Alexis Smith, Charles...
The American release of "Maciste All Inferno" (1962) as "The Witch's Curse" is a good exemple of what US distributors were capable of to mislead the audience. They tried very hard to pass this fairly enjoyable sword and sandals film for an ordinary horror movie. Of course, the twisted plot including some 18th Century witch hunt and battling mighty Maciste drown from God knows which area made this title a bit tricky to classify. But all in all, it's more about half naked... Topics: witch's curse, maciste,riccardo freda, kirk morris, sword and sandals
One of the iconic teen angst sex comedies of the '80s, and the movie that turned Tom Cruise into box office gold. TRIVIA: This film also made millions for Ray-Ban Sunglasses. (How easily the sheep are led.) Topics: movie trailers, comedies, teen comedies, Tom Cruise, Rebecca De Mornay, Joe Pantoliano